Industries Won't Exit Peaceful TN: Minister
By Express News Service | Published: 02nd February 2014 07:41 AM |
Describing the recent business conclave held in Coimbatore by Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramiah as a drama enacted to retain his post after the ensuing Lok Sabha elections, Minister P Thangamani on Saturday said no industrialist in Coimbatore and Tirupur would go to Karnataka due to insufficient power supply and non-availability of sufficient lands.
Responding to the allegation of Puthiya Thamizhagam president K Krishnasamy that the industrial houses in Tamil Nadu had been heading towards Karnataka, the Minister said TN had been a prosperous State where industrial peace prevails and all basic amenities are available. The Minister said during the past two and half years investments of `26,550 crore had come to TN thanks to the maintenance of law and order. Besides 17 MoUs had been signed for establishing new units.